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Artist: Edison, Harry "sweets"
Title: Sweetenings
Format: LP 180 Gram Vinyl
Label: PURE PLEASURE RECORDS
Catalog Number:52023
Barcode:5060149622261 itemnumber=1000118533
Price: $24.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: JAZZ
Release Date: 10/9/2015
Availability: In Stock
Return Eligibility: NON-RETURNABLE
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Harry “Sweets” Edison, a smooth and suave trumpeter, was a cohort of orchestra leader Count Basie, a favourite of bandleader Nelson Riddle, and a noted backup artist for the most prominent vocalists of his time. Edison, with his energetic yet reticent blowing style, bridged a genre gap between the early classic jazz sound of Louis Armstrong and modern bebop modes. Edison, who played equally well in both styles, had a special talent for sustaining his trumpet notes and injecting each single tone with expression and soul never heard before or after. The special quality of his trumpet playing earned him the nickname “Sweets” because of the sweetness of the tones.

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Release Format: LP         
Release Channel Configuration: MONO Channel(s)
Vinyl Weight: 180 grams
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